The 16 counts towards Brittany Gosney additionally embody involuntary manslaughter and a number of counts of endangering kids, abduction and kidnapping.
HAMILTON, Ohio — An Ohio girl accused of attempting to desert her 6-year-old son at a park, dragging him as she drove away and later dumping his physique within the Ohio River was indicted Friday on prices together with homicide and corpse abuse.
The 16 counts towards Brittany Gosney, of Middletown, additionally embody involuntary manslaughter and a number of counts of endangering kids, abduction and kidnapping. The explanations for these prices weren’t defined in additional element within the indictment.
Butler County court docket data listed no legal professional for Gosney, 29.
Authorities have mentioned she advised investigators that her son, James Hutchinson, was killed at a park in southern Preble County when he grabbed for a automobile door and was dragged as she drove away.
Police imagine Gosney and her boyfriend, James Hamilton, later dumped the physique into the river close to Lawrenceburg, Indiana, final weekend. Flood circumstances this week have held up the seek for the boy’s physique.
Hamilton, 42, was additionally indicted Friday on 15 counts, together with corpse abuse, tampering with proof, endangering kids, kidnapping and abduction. No legal professional was listed for him in on-line court docket data.
Authorities say two different kids who lived within the Middletown house have been eliminated into foster care. Middletown officers have arrange a memorial fund to help them in honor of their brother.